I don’t know why, but as I read it I also thought of this. My dad always said school is all just practice, it’s not real until you’re at 20,000 feet and you hear, “Lightning 126, turn heading 165, bogey inbound.” Followed shortly there after by, “Bogey has turned bandit you’re cleared to engage.” Though I must say, last weekends physics experiment was pretty real. How many times did you actually get to see the projectile motion and then figure it out?
Barron is the owner, editor, and principal author at The Minuteman, a competitive shooter, and staff member for Boomershoot. Even in his free time he’s merging his love and knowledge of computers and technology with his love of firearms.
He has a BS in electrical engineering from Washington State University. Immediately after college he went into work on embedded software and hardware for use in critical infrastructure. This included cryptographic communications equipment as well as command and control devices that were using that communications equipment. Since then he’s worked on just about everything ranging from toys, phones, other critical infrastructure, and even desktop applications. Doing everything from hardware system design, to software architecture, to actually writing software that makes your athletic band do its thing.